Reporter Athlete of the Week: Jake Wright

  • Friday, September 28, 2018 9:30am
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Liberty High School’s Jake Wright, football, was selected as the Renton Reporter’s Male Athlete of the Week for Sept. 28.

Q: What is your favorite subject in school?

A: Science

Q: What other activities do you participate in?

A: Baseball, fishing, fitness

Q: Person who has helped you succeed the most?

A: My Dad

Q: Do you have a pre- or post-game tradition? What is it?

A: Epson salt bath, eat three eggs plus two hashbrowns

Q: Song you currently can’t get enough of?

A: Anything Jason Aldean and I listen to Meek Mill for pre-game

From the Sideline

“In the last two games, Jake rushed 13 times for 163 yards (averaging 12.5 yards per carry). He also had three touchdowns and one interception.”

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